Test setup begins on world´s longest rollercoaster at sea, to be installed on board Global Dream

Last October, Dream Cruises and Maurer Rides announced the world’s longest roller coaster at sea onboard the new Global Class cruise ship, Global Dream. The “Spike®-Coaster” type roller coaster – called Space Cruiser by Dream Cruises – will be the highlight of the “Dream Park at the Pier”, the very first theme park at sea. … Read more

Lufthansa Group significantly expands service with June flight schedule

With the June flight schedule, the airlines of the Lufthansa Group are significantly expanding their services compared with the previous weeks operation. Lufthansa, SWISS and Eurowings are again adding numerous leisure and summer destinations to their flight schedules in June, as well as more long-haul destinations. With over 106 destinations in Germany and Europe and … Read more

Boeing appoints Head for Safe Travel Initiative

Boeing has appointed Mike Delaney to lead the company’s Confident Travel Initiative, which aims to develop new solutions to help minimize air travel health risks amid the Covid-19 pandemic and drive awareness of health safeguards. Delaney brings 31 years of Boeing experience to the role, including previous executive leadership positions in airplane development and engineering, … Read more

MoT to provide Incentives under CSSS for promoting MICE Tourism in India

In order to give a boost to the MICE tourism and attract more Events and Conventions to the country, the Government of India has decided to extend the benefits to the meetings / conference organisers under Champion Sector in Services Scheme (CSSS), administered by the Ministry of Tourism (MOT). For this purpose, a MICE fund has … Read more


  KTO aims to touch base with over 2500 travel agents in 2020 Reputed for all the wrong reasons, the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) has greatly affected the tourism industry, globally. With no international flight operations, it has brought the entire travel industry to a standstill. The actual impact of Coronavirus can only be realized once the … Read more

Organisers of Arabian Travel Market announce the launch of ATM Virtual

  Arabian Travel Market (ATM) has officially announced the launch of ATM Virtual, a three-day event that will take place from June 1 to 3, 2020. The event, which underscores ATM’s commitment to delivering positive business and networking opportunities to the region’s vast travel and tourism community, will focus on emerging trends, opportunities and the … Read more

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. successfully secures over USD two billion of additional liquidity in oversubscribed capital markets transactions

  Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NCLH) yesterday announced that it has successfully secured over USD two billion of additional liquidity in response to impacts of the COVID-19 global pandemic on the Company and the cruise industry, including the temporary suspension of voyages and to safeguard against a further downside scenario. Yesterday, the Company announced … Read more

After COVID-19, North East to be promoted as a safe zone for tourism: Meghalaya CM

  According to Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma, Coronavirus will change how we view the world and India needs to be prepared for this transition. Speaking recently, Sangma said the North East’s relative success in controlling the transmission of COVID-19 should help promote it as a safe zone for tourism. “Meghalaya and North East can … Read more